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July 16, 2018

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The List: Available commercial space, July 16, 2018
Monday, July 16, 2018
Learn about available commercial space. This week, we rank it by available square feet as of June 1.
Carbon program is a winner
Monday, July 16, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR:
Three major oil companies have endorsed and are lobbying for a carbon fee and dividend framework proposed by two well-known Republicans. Growing congressional support could lead to the implementation of this win-win solution.
Photo: Sophie Tam holds her phone at the East Bay Badmint
I used Apple's new controls to limit a teenager's iPhone time (and it worked!)
Monday, July 16, 2018
Even as people have embraced the smartphone as one of the most powerful tech products, they are keeping a wary eye on the addictiveness of turning on the device to check for social media updates, read websites and play games ...733656
You can’t please some Democrats
Monday, July 16, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR:
Before President Donald Trump nominated a replacement to fill the seat of retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, Democrats were readying for another “Bork” moment.
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Las Vegans aim to bridge video broadcasting gap with new social app
Monday, July 16, 2018
Teachers, speakers and presenters will soon be able to charge consumers directly for their live videos if a group of Las Vegas tech gurus and celebrity investors have their way.
We can afford to care for our own
Monday, July 16, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR:
Why can’t we afford to feed our children and adults who go hungry but we have money to give to countries that detest us and we have presidents who waste tremendous amounts of money needlessly flying to places that have nothing to do with our security?
Kidnapping doesn’t make America great
Monday, July 16, 2018
OPINION:
The Trump administration’s kidnapping — that’s the proper word — of the children of would-be migrants should be seen as an ongoing criminal conspiracy. Somebody ought to go to jail.
We might be able to save an innocent man
Monday, July 16, 2018
OPINION:
The horror began with a nighttime home invasion and the stabbings of a white family, and was compounded when sheriff’s deputies arrested and framed a black man for murder.
Kavanaugh is not the fight to pick
Monday, July 16, 2018
OPINION:
With apologies to “Animal House’s” Otter, Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court is not the time “a really futile and stupid gesture be done on somebody’s part.”
Photo: Las Vegas Aces center A'ja Wilson (22) yells in ex
A'ja Wilson speaks up on issue of WNBA pay disparity
Monday, July 16, 2018
A’ja Wilson has been in the WNBA for less than two months, but the Las Vegas Aces’ superstar center is already becoming a face of the league. She has won a Rookie of the Month award, she’s a lock to be named an All-Star for the first time, and she’s now stepping up ..
Photo: Brandy Strauser Sobanski and her parents Nicholas
Family-owned business takes chef's approach to whiskey-making
Monday, July 16, 2018
MEET: N. SCOTT DISTILLERY:
On his wife’s suggestion, Nik Strauser set out to learn all he could about the art of distilling. It occurred to him that distilling relied on the same skills as cooking. He saw all the equipment — the still, mash tun, fermenters and grain mill — as cooking equipment.
MGM says eliminating straws has caused little stir
MGM says eliminating straws has caused little stir
Monday, July 16, 2018
Somewhere this week at one of MGM’s casinos on the Strip, a larger-than-life tortoise made of beverage straws is in the employee dining hall to remind employees about plastic waste. The turtle, made of 250,000 red and black plastic straws, represents ...
Women making science videos on YouTube face hostile comments
Monday, July 16, 2018
Science, technology, engineering and mathematics are popular topics on YouTube. Some channels that stream videos on these subjects have millions of subscribers. Most are hosted by men ...
Q+A: NLV city manager on impact of Apex, reshaping downtown
Q+A: NLV city manager on impact of Apex, reshaping downtown
Monday, July 16, 2018
Ryann Juden has a vision for North Las Vegas — a thriving economy, a diverse downtown, new jobs and much more. But Juden, the North Las Vegas city manager for the past six months, says it’s not a one-person task ...
The Notes: July 16, 2018
Monday, July 16, 2018
People on the Move:
In the Notes: Sinful Subs, Jasmine Taylor, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Dr. Souzan El-Eid, Gerald Ward, Chaya Platt, Flip For Me Gymnastics, Capriotti’s and more ...